PC school board meeting today

The Phenix City Board of Education will hold its monthly meeting this afternoon.

The meeting will be held at 5 p.m. in the board of education office on 9th Avenue in Phenix City.

Agenda items include a presentation to South Girard School, acknowledging the school's completion of a safety accreditation process.

The school recently underwent a three-day program with Emergency Response Training Systems, a homeland security company out of Salem, Ala., in which they reviewed their emergency procedures, safety equipment and completed mock disaster drills.